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Sliced

Sliced logoWhat's the best way to understand how something works? Slice it in half! John McCalmont and Budd Kelley use a variety of incredible tools to literally slice objects apart, layer by layer, and explore their inner workings. From the macro to the micro, SLICED unveils the secret functions of the most complex machines, fastest engines and biggest structures, to reveal the mysteries of how these objects work by looking at them in a whole new way.

Sold!

Sold! logoRick Bryant is a master auctioneer who puts on one of the biggest shows in the Missouri Ozarks. Buyers and sellers flock to Rick's auction house, Bryant Auction, from far and wide every week for bidding showdowns on items that usually include rare collectibles and one-of-a-kind items. This docu-series follows Rick and his colorful crew as they track down items, haggle with sellers and create a stir on the auction floor to get the bidding going. Sellers trust Rick to maximize the value of their items, which he has to do in order to make money himself. If he doesn't meet the seller's price of an item, then he is out of a commission. So he shifts his knowledge and salesmanship into high gear during the auction when he's taking bids and cajoling potential buyers to spend their cash.

Soviet Storm: WWII in the East

Soviet Storm: WWII in the East logoSoviet Storm is a new and epic television history of the Second World War’s Eastern Front. Giving an unprecedented Russian perspective on the war’s most decisive and bloody theater.

Stan Lee's Superhumans

Stan Lee's Superhumans logoThroughout history, the forces of evolution and genetic mutation have endowed humans with astonishing new abilities and features. It's a process that continues to this day, and nowhere is it more evident than in the fascinating world of Stan Lee's "Superhumans." Co-hosted by Stan Lee, the legendary creator of the X-Men, the series scours the globe for the real-life counterparts of Lee's characters–people with unique genetic traits that translate into remarkable powers. These include a man whose body is powerfully magnetic, another who can withstand deadly levels of cold and yet another whose brain performs complex calculations at staggering speeds. In each episode, these "superhumans" undergo tests that may help explain their amazing gifts, while viewers discover the long history of pe...

Strange Rituals

Strange Rituals logoSex, Magic, Miracles, Murder. All in a day’s work for the team behind History Channel’s dramatic global series exploring our ancestors’ most extreme rites and rituals.

Sun Tzu - Art of War

Sun Tzu - Art of War logoSun Tzu was the Nostradamus of warfare, and his book Art of War, written 2,400 years ago, is still the ultimate how-to book for winning. This two-hour special brings his words to life. Shot like a graphic novel, it weaves together several epic stories, including the story of Sun Tzu himself, and a war soon after his death where a city is saved using his tactics as China takes the first step toward unification. We'll also follow other epic battles in history--Roman battles, The Civil War, WWII, and present day--that illustrate more of Sun Tzu's lessons, to detail how the people who understand his strategy are the most dangerous weapons of all. And while his ideals were originally created for battle, his lessons could be used by anyone who wants to win--whether at sports, business, or life.

Swamp People

Swamp People logoNo, not that kind of swamp people. This is not a show based on a B horror film. The ``Swamp People'' featured in this History Channel series are the proud descendants of French Canadian refugees who settled in the swamp region of Louisiana in the 18th century. Cameras follow members of this fiercely independent group as they struggle to preserve their way of life in the Atchafalaya Basin during the most important time of the year for them: alligator-hunting season.

Tactical To Practical

Tactical To Practical logoThey say necessity is the mother of invention, and few situations rival military necessity. What is surprising is how often solutions to military problems turn out to be useful in everyday life. TACTICAL TO PRACTICAL is a new one-hour program from The History Channel that explores innovations developed for combat that have evolved into useful tools for civilian life. Hosted by Hunter Ellis, former Navy Officer and SURVIVOR contestant. There is no currently active editor for this show. If you would like to be the editor look here for details.

Tales of the Gun

Tales of the Gun logoIn the centuries since the gun was invented, hundreds of innovators, engineers and inventors have brought their vision together to create what has become one of the most perfectly produced items ever made. Tales of the Gun chronicles the long history of firearm design and construction from the first, primitive weapons to today's computer-controlled, high-tech factories. From the gunslingers of the Wild West to the newest technology being developed for tomorrow's super-weapons, guns have etched a place in today's culture for their masterful combination of form, function and beauty.
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